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Tips to Reach the Tip-Top!

Tips to Reach the Tip-Top!

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Grand Monadnock is a popular mountain. If it were a student in high school it would certainly be on the homecoming court. You can bet that as a musician it would top all of the music charts. And as a … Continue reading

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Pawtuckaway and I

Pawtuckaway and I

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By Emily Barry, Discover Power of Parks, SCA Interpretive Ranger There is a love story unfolding at Pawtuckaway State Park. It all started back in the spring when I started thinking about the park I would be spending the summer … Continue reading

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Living in the Great North Woods

Living in the Great North Woods

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By Steven Gang, Discover Power of Parks Interpreter at Umbagog Lake State Park Umbagog Lake is a quiet peaceful place. Pronounced Um-Bay-Gog as per the locals here in the Great North Woods. This may be due to the bays and … Continue reading

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So, you're an interpreter, what does that mean?

So, you’re an interpreter, what does that mean?

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Upon telling someone I am an interpreter, there is usually one of two responses. First, “How many languages can you speak?” And second, “Do you do some sort of dance thing?” Well, for me, I only speak English, and dancing, … Continue reading

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Leave-ing Monadnock State Park

Leave-ing Monadnock State Park

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By: Jonathan Rager: Intrepretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park. Photos by: Stamati Anagnostou: Interpretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park. As we get to the back of this short novel of time, we feel the last pages of paper in our … Continue reading

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Hiking some Carter Mountains

Hiking some Carter Mountains

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By Maddy Hunt, Interpertive Ranger at Franconia Notch State Park My favorite line out of the AMC’s 26th edition White Mountain Guide book is, “The Carter-Moriah Range would be a great deal more prominent among White Mtn. ranges were it not … Continue reading

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Leaf Peeps and Trail Sweeps: Monadnock State Park

Leaf Peeps and Trail Sweeps: Monadnock State Park

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By Jonathan Rager, Interpretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park. Photo credits by Stamati Anagnostou, also, Interpretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park. The gentleman below is deeply fascinated with this leaf. He often ponders and looks for leaves that are full … Continue reading

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Telescopes at Franconia Notch!

Telescopes at Franconia Notch!

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By: Andrea Klaphake, Interpretive Ranger at Franconia Notch State Park On August 30th, the New Hampshire Astronomical Society ventured to the ‘notch’ to allow visitors and locals a chance to spot mesmerizing cosmos and celestial wonders. The weather was a … Continue reading

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And the Crescendo!

And the Crescendo!

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By Stamati Anagnostou, SCA Interpretive Ranger at Monadnock State Park The time approaches and is not quite here when the forests that sail down and away from Monadnock will rise in effervescent praise of winter, just before its heat death … Continue reading

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Ramblings of a Hiker

Ramblings of a Hiker

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By Maddy Hunt, SCA Interpretive Ranger The other day I hiked the North and South Hancock loop located right off the Kancamagus Highway. It was a lovely foggy day in the Whites. Upon firing up my camera on top of … Continue reading

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